This summer, we are pleased to welcome a cohort of nine Undergraduate Research Fellows to the Bill Lane Center for the American West.
|Sarah Ondak||Photography in the American West||
Photography in the American West
|Tanvi Gambhir||Allocation of Water Funding in California||
Using a variety of data sources, Tanvi is examining the allocation and impacts of water funding from Props 50, 84 and 1
|Chapman Caddell||Broadband in the Rural West||
Through case studies, Chapman is exploring the reasons behind successes and failures of broadband expansion in the rural West.
|Abraham Ryzhik and John Coyle||Environmental Justice||
Using webscraping, Abraham and John are compiling databases of EPA violations in the U.S. to examine spatial inequality in pollution-burden.
|Kevin Li||Automated Redistricting||
Kevin is working on a NSF-funded project to explore the implications of using computer-automated algorithms in drawing electoral districts.
|Cade Cannedy||Air Quality in Fresno||
Working with the Sean Parker Center, Cade is conducting a field study in Fresno to examine the potential health impacts of wildfire smoke.
|Hannah Kelley||Digital Health in the Rural West||
Hannah is exploring inequality in digital healthcare access among disadvantaged populations in rural West.
|Shiriel Abramson||Tap Dancing & Environment||
Tap Dancing & Environment